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On ESPERGESIA

Blog post on ESPERGESIA, performed in the Mausoleum of Emanuel Vigeland Museum (Oslo, Norway): http://josusein.blogspot.com.es/2013/01/diamanda-galas-espergesia.html

Estados Unidos y la crítica a su sistema a través del arte (Mexico)

Un artículo con artistas e intelectuales, comparte una breve historia de la obra de Diamanda Galas, con vídeo desde Das Fieberspital. View and read it here. An article featuring artists and intellects, shares a brief history of the work of Diamanda Galás, as well as video from Das Fieberspital. (Translation…

I just can’t die now – all interiors sing, by Allan Nilsson

I just can’t die now – all interiors sing: A few notes on the vocalism of Diamanda Galás and “Lonely Woman” by Coleman/Galás by Allan Nilsson Let me put the record straight — a goddess or a she-devil is encountered, not defined. My approach to an understanding of the vocalism…

Diamanda Galás: Defining the Space In-Between

A conference presentation by Julia Meier

Tensions Boil As Israeli Oil Riches Grow

Greek Cyproits and Israeli forces protect Greek Cyproit oil rights in Cyprus…

The Hour Will Come (blog review)

A thoughtful blog review of the royal festival hall performance.

An odd little tale, by David Walsh

David Walsh, founder of the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Hobart, Australia, shares a compelling story from Dark Mofo. View and read it here.

On music criticism

I love this, I wish critics would speak from their hearts.

Portrait of Diamanda

Portrait of Diamanda by longtime friend Eric Boudreau. (Painting completed in 2011).

RUINS, by Zoe Mavroudi, featuring music by Diamanda Galás

RUINS, by director Zoe Mavroudi, features THIS IS THE LAW OF THE PLAGUE by Diamanda Galás. Diamanda says: “This is the film that shows the treatment of suspected female HIV carriers in Greece. I performed PLAGUE MASS in Greece in the 90’s to 3,500 people, and vey few knew what…

Diamanda Galás to deliver keynote address at UCLA’s Voice Studies Now Conference

DIAMANDA GALÁS to deliver Keynote address “IN THE MOUTH OF THE CROCODILE” at UCLA’s Voice Studies Now Conference Friday, January 30, 2015 4pm, Schoenberg Hall Free and Open to the Public One of the most exceptional singers and performance artists of our time visits UCLA for an unprecedented free event:…

Chavela Vargas, by Gregorio Tlacocan

Muere la Lesbiana más famosa Latinoamericana by Gregorio Tlalocan Monday, August 13, 2012 Chavela Vargas (1919-2012). Nace en Costa Rica el 17 de Abril y es nacionalizada mexicana durante su adolescencia, comenzado a cantar en las calles a sus 14 años de edad y sus 41 años de una manera…

Serpenta Embroidery II, by Alan Ishii

Serpenta Embroidery II: “You Don’t Know What Love Is”, by Alan Ishii

To Writers Unpublished by Gorgon from Intravenal Sound Operations:

It has come to our attention that a Italian monograph on the work of Diamanda Galás that was to be published by Gorgon Magazine has lost its funding, leaving many excellent essays unpublished. If you wrote a piece for Gorgon Magazine, please send it to us at diamanda.assist at gmail…

Diamanda Galás Master’s Residency 2014-2015 Grotowski Institute

Diamanda Galás will begin the Master’s Residency (2014-2015) at the Grotowski Institute from November 18-December 8 for her work on Die Daemonen der Stadt (words: Georg Heym, music: D. Galás). Die Daemonen der Stadt is the second part of the large work that commences with Das Fieberspital (text: G. Heym,…